Professor Caroline Gargett has dedicated her life to women’s health; investigating endometrial stem cells—part of the lining of the uterus—to try to understand at the cellular level what causes endometriosis. See her feature here.
Associate Professor Megan Munsie was awarded the 2018 ISSCR Public Service Award, which is given in recognition of outstanding contributions of public service to the fields of stem cell research and regenerative medicine. A/ Prof Megan Munsie […]
Researchers from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI), University of Melbourne and Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC) in The Netherlands have made an important step towards making human kidneys from stem cells that they one […]
Congratulations to A/Prof Helen Abud (ASSCR Conference and Awards Chair) Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) group leader, Associate Professor Helen Abud is lead investigator on a grant funded by Cancer Australia to test how ‘organoids’ grown in […]
Please welcome new Executive Committee members: A/Prof Alice Pebay – Secretary A/Prof Clare Parish – Treasurer Dr Kathryn Futrega – Communications Chair A big thank you to outgoing Executive Committee Members: Dr Michael O’Connor – […]
Call to Act on NSW Coroner’s Findings 15th July 2016 The Australasian Society for Stem Cell Research (ASSCR) is saddened by the events surrounding the death of Mrs Sheila Drysdale, and wishes to express sincere […]
Hot Topics – Discussion Panel Evening Australasian Society for Stem Cell Research Topic Discussion Panel Evening 31st May 2016 Advancing Stem Cell Therapies: Balancing science, clinical trials, regulation and consumer demand Venue: Victor Chang Cardiac […]
Researchers from Monash University and The University of Melbourne, together with international colleagues, have shown that a regulatory protein involved in controlling how cancer spreads through the body also influences the fate of stem cells […]